International sides to play at Aston Rowant

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ASTON Rowant Cricket Club is to play host to two major international ladies teams next month.

They will host two of either Australia, India and New Zealand as part of the NatWest Quadrangular ODI Series.

England are also in the tournament but their match will be played at Wormsley.

The match will be on Thursday, July 7 and will either be the final, or the 3rd/4th place play-off depending on what match England are involved in – Aston Rowant will hold the match not involving England.

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ASTON brushed aside league-leaders Burnham thanks to a remarkable effort from Wesley Morrick with both bat and ball.

Rowant batted first but got off to a bad start as the were reduced to 88-7 with only Karl Penhale (33) getting to grips with the bowlers.

After lunch Thad Cooper joined captain Morrick at the wicket and rebuilt the innings with an unbroken stand of 106, moving Rowant to 194-7.

Their bowlers then put in a fine stint, with Wesley Morrick grabbing five wickets. Chris Leaney 2-55, Chris Watling 2-18 and Tom Needham 1-11 all supported him to give Rowant a fine win.